The Edge Science Dinner [2.27.03]


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Banu
John Brockman
Kelly Bovino
 

Sergei Brin, Google; Ronna Tanenbaum. Alexa; Mackenzie & Jeff Bezos, Amazon
   
Sarah Kellen
Max Brockman

On February 27, 2003, Edge Foundation, Inc. celebrated the 6th anniversary of Edge at the "Edge Annual Science Dinner" (formerly known as "The Billionaires' Dinner") in at Cibo's Restaurant, in Monterey, California.

 


Marvin Minsky
Sunny Bates

 
Chee Pearlman, N.Y. Times
Rodney Brooks

Among the world-class scientists attending the dinner (who are also Edge contributors) were biologist Jared Diamond (Guns, Germs, And Steel); psychologist Steven Pinker (The Blank Slate); cognitive scientist Daniel C. Dennett (Darwin's Dangerous Idea); Computer scientists Marvin Minsky (Society Of Mind), Rodney Brooks (Flesh And Machines), and W. Daniel Hillis (The Pattern On The Stone); Physicists Freeman Dyson (Disturbing The Universe), and Lee Smolin (Life Of The Cosmos), and atmospheric scientist Stephen Schneider (Laboratory Earth).

Katie Hafner, NY Times
George Dyson
 
Terry Root
Stephen Schneider
 

Frank Sulloway
Katie Hafner, NY Times

 
Dina Graser
Lee Smolin
Patti Hillis
 
Stewart Brand, Long Now
Mitch Kapor
 

Megan Smith, Planet Out
Dean Kamen, Deka
Linda Stone

 
Eric Schmidt, Google
Kelly Bovino
Jaron Lanier
Marnie Morris, Anamatrix
Jeff Bezos, Amazon
 
Steffi Czerny, Burda Media
 


Marco Zanini

 
Gloria Rudisch Minsky

Cyndi Stivers, Time Out-NY
Dan Adler
Chris Anderson, Wired
 
Tom Reilly, Planet Out
Ilenvanil Subbiah
 


Paul MacCready
Larry Page, Google
Doug Rowan

 
Jean Pigozzi
Olga of Greece
Don Norman
Maryam Mohit, Amazon
 
Ramana Rao
Steve Riggio, B&N
   

Steve Petranek, Discover

Frieda Kapor
John Markoff, NY Times
 
Susan Dawson, Sapling Foundation
Larry Page, Google
 

Banu
JB

 
Adam Bly, Seed
Jane Metcalfe, Forca

Ryan Phelan, All Species
Stewart Brand, Long Now
Kim Polese, Marimba
 

Nick Wingfield, WSJournal
Dana Ardi, J.P. Morgan
 


Ronna Tannenbaum, Alexa
David Bank, WSJournal
Megan Smith, Planet Out

 
Eric Schmidt, Google
J.P. Schmetz, Burda Digital
Max Brockman
Sarah Kellen
Matt Jacobson,, Quicksilver
Danny Kwock, Quicksilver
 
Beth Ferren, Fortune
Chris Taylor, Time
 


Jeff Bezos, Amazon
Marney Morris, Anamatrix

 
JB
Sergey Brin, Google
Brad Stone, Newsweek
 
Susan Dawson, Sapling Foundation
Sergey Brin, Google
Chris Anerdson, TED
   

Jean Pigozzi
Olga of Greece
Louis Rossetto, Forca

Also present: Pam Alexander, Alexander, Ogilvy; Garry Betty, Earthlink; Paul Bricault, William Morris; John Doerr, Kleiner Perkins; Daniel Greenfield, Earthlink; Alan Kahn, Barnes & Noble; Vinod Khosla, Kleiner Perkins; Dennis Kneale, Forbes; Walter Mossberg, Wall Street Journal; Yossi Vardi, ICQ.


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